The MTN scholarship scheme is a scholarship award under the youth empowerment cause that is evented yearly to support Nigerian students.
It is centered on compensating and rewarding bright and deserving Nigerian students who were able to meet up to the required grades.
It consists of the MTN science and technology scholarship scheme (MTN stss) and the MTN scholarship scheme for the blind students (MTN SSBS) which are in their ninth and seventh phase respectively.
Qualified 300 level students studying courses related to science and technology and the blind students studying in public tertiary institutions (university, polytechnic, college of education) in Nigeria will be awarded #200,000 every year till they graduate. This will continue as long as they can keep meeting the required grades.
COURSE OF STUDY REQUIRED
Eligible courses include all the courses related to science and technology. Such as
Agricultural science, Architecture, Communication technology, Computer and electronics, Computer and information science, Computer and mathematics, computer and engineering, computer science, Electrical engineering, Electronics and electronics technology, Electronics engineering, Engineering Physics, Industrial physics, Information technology, Mathematics, Mechanical engineering, physics electronics, Physics engineering, Physics / computational Modeling, Pure and applied statistics, Statistics and computer science and Industrial mathematics.
-Candidate should be a 300 level full-time student in public tertiary institutions (university, polytechnic or college of education)
-University and college of education applicants should have a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) score of at least 3.5 or 2:1.
Polytechnic applicants must have a grade point average (GPA) of a least 3.0, or upper credit. Alongside an evidence of admission for HND or direct entry.
-Beneficiaries of other scholarship awards cannot benefit from this scholarship scheme award.
HOW TO APPLY
– Applicants of the scholarship will provide their details on an online application form (see link below).
-Names of successful applicants will be published on MTN website (www.mtnonline.com) and in the National Dailies.
MTN SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME ONLINE FORM
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